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Roméo Dallaire to speak at Brock University

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Roméo Dallaire to speak at Brock University

Guest speaker on International Day of Persons with Disabilities Brock University press release – Not all disabilities are visible. Few know this more than Lieutenant General, the Honorable Roméo Dallaire. Appointed as commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Rwanda, Dallaire was witness to the 1994 Rwandan genocide, where it’s estimated that between 500,000 […]

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Canada should be OK as wild weather hammers European wine production

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Canada should be OK as wild weather hammers European wine production

Brock University press release – Erratic weather conditions are helping drive this year’s global wine production to its lowest levels in half a century, but a Brock University researcher says Canada’s grape and wine industry is poised to ride out the storm. The Paris-based International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) reported that unfavourable climate […]

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Brock University to host Fall Preview Day Sunday

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Brock University to host Fall Preview Day Sunday

Brock University press release – Record attendance is anticipated Sunday for an event meant to showcase what being a Brock student is all about. Fall Preview Day — the University’s largest on-campus fall recruiting event — is expected to draw more than 4,000 prospective students and their families on Sunday, Nov. 5. The annual event […]

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Entrepreneur to talk data collection with Brock students

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Entrepreneur to talk data collection with Brock students

Brock University press release – Whether it’s market research into consumer behaviour or academic research into how humans react to various circumstances, collecting data effectively is an important piece of the puzzle. Adam Froman has long made innovative data collection his business. The founder and CEO of digital innovation company Delvinia will share insight into […]

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Brock to host one of five new national rowing hubs

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Brock to host one of five new national rowing hubs

Brock University press release – Brock University is among five Canadian host sites selected for new Rowing Canada hubs aimed at identifying and training up-and-coming national-calibre rowers. Rowing Canada announced Thursday, Oct. 26 that Brock University, the University of British Columbia, University of Victoria, Western University and Trent University have been selected to host the […]

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New book by Brock professor explores the monsters of cinema

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New book by Brock professor explores the monsters of cinema

Brock University press release – As you dust off your Freddie Krueger claws or get your Frankenstein costume ready for Halloween, Brock University film expert Barry Grant is shedding some light on why we love — or love to hate — movie monsters. In Monster Cinema, the 35th book written by the Communication, Popular Culture […]

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